The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 98 101 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -38
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.66% 0.36% 2.09%
As % of the System Software category 4.67% 4.00% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
Average salary £37,500 £50,500 £37,471
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.74% +34.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
VMware ESX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
150 100 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.12% 8.95% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 133 93 85
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Kent

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Kent

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 6 £37,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) OpenView
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Control-M
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (12.50%) JBoss
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) NFS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Line Management
1 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago